Jun 12, 2017

Green earthquake alert (5.1M,depth:15.41km) in Russian Federation at 6/12/2017 3:06:27 PM

Green Earthquake in Russian Federation


Population Density near epicenter (people/km2). Image area: 6x4 decimal degrees (approx. 650x450km2).


This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:15.41km
  • 12 Jun 2017 15:06:27 UTC
  • About 892 people within 100km

Whether international humanitarian aid is needed must be decided by an expert.

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Earthquake Event


  • Magnitude: 5.1 M
  • Depth: 15.41 km (shallow)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC
  • Location (latitude/longitude): 61.0073, 167.1617
  • Time (UTC): 12 Jun 2017 15:06:27
  • Time (ECT): 12 Jun 2017 17:06:27

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened inRussian Federation, District of Koryakskiy avtonomnyy okrug. The nearest places are Khailine (15km), and Druzhnyy (67km).

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Khailino (18km). There are no known ports nearby.

The maximum altitude nearby is NaNm.

The population near the earthquake is shown in the table below.

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km <1000 people 0
50 km <1000 people 0
20 km <1000 people 0
10 km <1000 people 0



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